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How long does it take METFORMIN to help me lose weight?

Posted 15 Dec 2011 by doirinne 27 answers

I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am keeping total daily carbs under 45grams per day. Total calories < 1400. PROTEIN = 60-80GRAMS PER DAY. ...

Humalog vs Novolog (Novalog): What's the difference?

Posted 14 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Humalog and Novolog (Novalog) are both insulins used in the treatment of diabetes. But what are the differences and similarities between them?

Levemir vs Lantus: What's the Difference?

Posted 22 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Levemir and Lantus are both types of insulin. But which one works for longer and which one has fewer side effects?

Insulin - How many "units" are in a 3ml vial?

Posted 25 Apr 2013 by coastalcajun 1 answer

Humulin N was prescribed for my cat at 2.5 units twice a day.

Can cephalexin raise my blood sugar?

Posted 15 Jun 2015 by martyd1953 3 answers

I have been on the medication for 5 days and my sugar has been high, 250 to 300 and I take insulin.

Can insulin give you diarrhea?

Posted 8 days ago by homestyle 0 answers

I was ill about 3 weeks ago with real watery diarrhea for two days. since then when I eat about 20 mins later I cramp up and have loose bowels with what looks like flem or mucus mix with it and very foul smelling

I'm using Lantus Solostar Pen insulin on my cat. Is it to be refrigerated after use or room temp?

Posted 9 days ago by welcomebackkotter 0 answers

Since I've used this pen I have stored it in the refrigerator then I read online it should NOT be refrigerated after opening and using. Please help me. Is the insulin now ruined?

Fluorouracil - Is this cream a fluoride based medicine?

Posted 25 Feb 2018 by jo30tomick 0 answers

I was given Efudex for precancerous spots. I had used it lightly several years ago.. but I was too scared to use it the last time the dermatologist prescribed it for my face... it was awful the first experience! I have learned about life altering side effects of Fluoroquinolone antibiotics.. and I ...

Should I stop Victoza after I have reached a plato in weight loss?

Posted 25 Jan 2018 by Elijah Daniels 0 answers

I take Victoza for a year and lost 20 Lbs. I started taking daily Victoza (1.8) with Insulin Lantus 100 (32) and my HbA1c went down from 10 to 7.5. I also take Metformin 850 3 times daily. However now I do not loose weight any more. I also feel more hungry, which was not the case when I began ...

I take Novolog flexpen and my husband takes Novolin R. Can you tell me what the differences are?

Posted 5 Jan 2018 by Reid Family 0 answers

I just wondered because I sometimes run out and have been tempted to try his insulin until I can get to the pharmacy.

I was prescribed Ceruroxime Axetil and now I am dehydrated is this normal?

Posted 30 Dec 2017 by iloveitaly56 0 answers

I am Insulin Dependant Diabetic and have Heart Failure. I lost 5 lbs in 5 days since I started taking this anitbiotic is this normal

I'm new to this, questions?

Posted 6 Dec 2017 by Jspokas 1 answer

Just diagnosed with PCOS and insulin resistance. Also dealing with pain over my liver area, and tachycardia when simply going up the stairs. It seems like all of these ailments came on in about the span of a few months time and now I'm extremely upset and frustrated!!! Before this I was in ...

I am using Humalog in my insulin pump now?

Posted 1 Dec 2017 by rfff 0 answers

I still have a partial bottle of Novolog, can I take a shot of Novolog when I am high on BG?

Insulin - type 2, I take 12 units novolog in a.m. Blood sugar level at 135- 160. I eat cereal for...

Posted 30 Sep 2017 by john wade 1 answer

... breakfast. At lunch time my bood sugar is at 200-210. I take 10 units. then at dinner time my level is at about 160. I take another 10 units. Then at bed time 40 units of Lantus. My schedule of eating is at 7a.m--- 11:30-12: and then dinner 5:00 t0 6:00 p.m. with the Novolog it takes at least 4 ...

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